MY COMPLETELY SUBJECTIVE
- AND RIDICULOUSLY THOROUGH -
LIST OF THE GREATEST FILMS EVER MADE


SELECT A DECADE

1900s



  • 1900
    Joan of Arc
    Dir: Georges Méliès
  • 1901
    Bluebeard
    Dir: Georges Méliès
  • 1902
    A Trip to the Moon
    Dir: Georges Méliès
  • 1903
    The Grain Train Robbery
    Dir: Edwin S. Porter
  • 1904
    Faust and Marguerite
    Dir: Georges Méliès
  • 1905
    The Night Before Christmas
    Dir: Edwin S. Porter
  • 1906
    The Merry Frolics of Satan
    Dir: Georges Méliès
  • 1907
    The Haunted Hotel
    Dir: J. Stuart Blackton
  • 1908
    Fantasmagorie
    Dir: Emile Cohl
  • 1909
    A Midsummer Night's Dream
    Dir: J. Stuart Blackton
  • 1910
    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
    Dir: Edwin S. Porter

1910s



  • 1911
    L'Inerno
    Dir: Francesco Bertolini, Adolfo Padovan, Giuseppe de Liguoro
  • 1912
    Friends
    Dir: D.W. Griffiths
  • 1913
    Fantomas
    Dir: Louis Feuillade
  • 1914
    Cabiria
    Dir: Giovanni Pastrone
  • 1915
    The Birth of a Nation
    Dir: D.W. Griffith
  • 1916
    Intolerance
    Dir: D.W. Griffith
  • 1917
    The Immigrant
    Dir: Charles Chaplin
  • 1918
    Hearts of the World
    Dir: D.W. Griffith
  • 1919
    Broken Blossoms
    Dir: D.W. Griffith

1920s



  • 1920
  • # 5.
    One Week

    Dir: Edward F. Cline, Buster Keaton
  • # 4.
    The Penalty

    Dir: Wallace Worsley
  • # 3.
    The Last of the Mohicans

    Dir: Clarence Brown, Maurice Tourneur
  • # 2.
    The Golem

    Dir: Paul Wegener, Carl Boese
  • # 1.
    The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari

    Dir: Robert Wiene


  • 1921
  • # 5.
    The Kid

    Dir: Charles Chaplin
  • # 4.
    Orphans of the Storm

    Dir: D.W. Griffith
  • # 3.
    The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

    Dir: Rex Ingram
  • # 2.
    Leaves from Satan's Book

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer
  • # 1.
    The Phantom Carriage

    Dir: Victor Sjöström


  • 1922
  • # 5.
    Robin Hood

    Dir: Allan Dwan
  • # 4.
    Dr. Mabuse, the Gambler

    Dir: Fritz Lang
  • # 3.
    Nanook of the North

    Dir: Robert Flaherty
  • # 2.
    Nosferatu

    Dir: F. W. Murnau
  • # 1.
    Haxan

    Dir: Benjamin Christensen


  • 1923
  • # 5.
    Salome

    Dir: Charles Bryant
  • # 4.
    Our Hospitality

    Dir: John G. Blystone, Buster Keaton
  • # 3.
    The Covered Wagon

    Dir: Emerson Hough, Jack Cunningham
  • # 2.
    The Ten Commandments

    Dir: Cecil B. DeMille
  • # 1.
    The Hunchback of Notre Dame

    Dir: Wallace Worsley


  • 1924
  • # 5.
    The Thief of Bagdad

    Dir: Raoul Walsh
  • # 4.
    He Who Gets Slapped

    Dir: Victor Sjöström
  • # 3.
    The Last Laugh

    Dir: F. W. Murnau
  • # 2.
    The Extraordinary Adventures of Mr. West in the Land of the Bolsheviks

    Dir: Lev Kuleshov
  • # 1.
    Greed

    Dir: Erich von Stroheim


  • 1925
  • # 5.
    The Phantom of the Opera

    Dir: Rupert Julian
  • # 4.
    The Big Parade

    Dir: King Vidor
  • # 3.
    The Gold Rush

    Dir: Charles Chaplin
  • # 2.
    Strike

    Dir: Sergei Eisenstein
  • # 1.
    Battleship Potemkin

    Dir: Sergei Eisenstein


  • 1926
  • # 5.
    Battlign Butler

    Dir: Buster Keaton
  • # 4.
    Faust

    Dir: F. W. Murnau
  • # 3.
    A Page of Madness

    Dir: Teinosuke Kinugasa
  • # 2.
    The General

    Dir: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton
  • # 1.
    Ménilmontant

    Dir: Dimitri Kirsanoff


  • 1927
  • # 5.
    Metropolis

    Dir: Fritz Lang
  • # 4.
    Napoleon

    Dir: Abel Gance
  • # 3.
    Wings

    Dir: Willian A Wellman, Harry d'Abbadie d'Arrast
  • # 2.
    The Lodger, A Story of the London Fog

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 1.
    Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans

    Dir: F. W. Murnau


  • 1928
  • # 5.
    The Crowd

    Dir: King Vidor
  • # 4.
    Underworld

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 3.
    The Cameraman

    Dir: Buster Keaton, Edward Sedgwick
  • # 2.
    The Last Command

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 1.
    The Passion of Joan of Arc

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer


  • 1929
  • # 5.
    The Wonderful Lies of Nina Petrovna

    Dir: Hanns Schwarz
  • # 4.
    A Cottage on Dartmoor

    Dir: Anthony Asquith
  • # 3.
    Un chien andalou

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 2.
    Man with a Movie Camera

    Dir: Dziga Vertov
  • # 1.
    Pandora's Box

    Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst

THE 1930s



  • 1930
  • # 10.
    The Dawn Patrol

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 9.
    The Blood of a Poet

    Dir: Jean Cocteau
  • # 8.
    Morocco

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 7.
    Under the Roofs of Paris

    Dir: Rene Clair
  • # 6.
    L'Age d'Or

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 5.
    Earth

    Dir: Oleksandr Dovzhenko
  • # 4.
    Animal Crackers

    Dir: Victor Heerman
  • # 3.
    All Quiet on the Western Front

    Dir: Lewis Milestone
  • # 2.
    The Blue Angel

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 1.
    Westfront 1918

    Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst


  • 1931
  • # 10.
    Night Nurse

    Dir: William A. Wellman
  • # 9.
    La chienne

    Dir: Jean Renoir
  • # 8.
    Marius

    Dir: Alexander Korda
  • # 7.
    Dishonored

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 6.
    A nous la liberte

    Dir: Rene Clair
  • # 5.
    Little Caesar

    Dir: Mervyn LeRoy
  • # 4.
    Kameradschaft

    Dir: Georg Wilhelm Pabst
  • # 3.
    City Lights

    Dir: Charles Chaplin
  • # 2.
    Frankenstein

    Dir: James Whale
  • # 1.
    M

    Dir: Fritz Lang


  • 1932
  • # 10.
    Scarface

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 9.
    Strange Interlude

    Dir: Robert Z. Leonard
  • # 8.
    The Most Dangerous Game

    Dir: Irving Pichel, Ernest B. Schoedsack
  • # 7.
    Fanny

    Dir: Marc Allegret
  • # 6.
    The Old Dark House

    Dir: James Whale
  • # 5.
    I Was Born, But...

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu
  • # 4.
    Boudu Saved from Drowning

    Dir: Jean Renoir
  • # 3.
    A Farewell to Arms

    Dir: Frank Borzage
  • # 2.
    Vampyr

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer
  • # 1.
    Wooden Crosses

    Dir: Raymond Bernard


  • 1933
  • # 10.
    The Private Life of Henry VIII

    Dir: Alexander Korda
  • # 9.
    This Day and Age

    Dir: Cecil B. DeMille
  • # 8.
    Dragnet Girl

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu
  • # 7.
    La tete d'un homme

    Dir: Julien Duvivier
  • # 6.
    Design for Living

    Dir: Ernst Lubitsch
  • # 5.
    Duck Soup

    Dir: Leo McCarey
  • # 4.
    Ecstasy

    Dir: Gustav Machaty
  • # 3.
    The Invisible Man

    Dir: James Whale
  • # 2.
    The Testament of Dr. Mabuse

    Dir: Fritz Lang
  • # 1.
    King Kong

    Dir: Merian C. Cooper and Ernest B. Schoedsack


  • 1934
  • # 10.
    Waltzes from Vienna

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 9.
    The Man Who Knew Too Much

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 8.
    A Story of Floating Weeds

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu
  • # 7.
    It Happened One Night

    Dir: Frank Capra
  • # 6.
    Cleopatra

    Dir: Cecil B. DeMille
  • # 5.
    The Pursuit of Happiness

    Dir: Alexander Hall
  • # 4.
    Les Miserables

    Dir: Raymond Bernard
  • # 3.
    Imitation of Life

    Dir: John M. Stahl
  • # 2.
    The Scarlet Empress

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 1.
    L'Atalante

    Dir: Jean Vigo


  • 1935
  • # 10.
    The Ghost Goes West

    Dir: Rene Clair
  • # 9.
    The Devil is a Woman

    Dir: Josef von Sternberg
  • # 8.
    Mutiny on the Bounty

    Dir: Frank Lloyd
  • # 7.
    The Informer

    Dir: John Ford
  • # 6.
    Moscow Nights

    Dir: Anthony Asquith
  • # 5.
    Werewolf of London

    Dir: Stuart Walker
  • # 4.
    Anna Karenina

    Dir: Clarence Brown
  • # 3.
    A Night at the Opera

    Dir: Sam Wood, Edmund Goulding
  • # 2.
    The 39 Steps

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 1.
    Bride of Frankenstein

    Dir: James Whale


  • 1936
  • # 10.
    The Plainsman

    Dir: Cecil B. DeMille
  • # 9.
    Intermezzo

    Dir: Gustaf Molander
  • # 8.
    Swing Time

    Dir: George Stevens
  • # 7.
    Sabotage

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 6.
    Osaka Elegy

    Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • # 5.
    Show Boat

    Dir: James Whale
  • # 4.
    Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

    Dir: Frank Capra
  • # 3.
    Cesar

    Dir: Marcel Pagnol
  • # 2.
    Fury

    Dir: Michael Curtiz
  • # 1.
    Modern Times

    Dir: Charlie Chaplin


  • 1937
  • # 10.
    Elephant Boy

    Dir: Robert J. Flaherty, Zoltan Korda
  • # 9.
    The Life of Emile Zola

    Dir: William Dieterle
  • # 8.
    Seventh Heaven

    Dir: Henry King
  • # 7.
    King Galahad

    Dir: Michael Curtiz
  • # 6.
    Dead End

    Dir: William Wyler
  • # 5.
    A Day at the Races

    Dir: Sam Wood
  • # 4.
    Pepe le Moko

    Dir: Julien Duvivier
  • # 3.
    Lost Horizon

    Dir: Frank Capra
  • # 2.
    Grand Illusio

    n Dir: Jean Renoir
  • # 1.
    Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

    Dir: William Cottrell, David Hand, Wilfred Jackson, Larry Morey, Perce Pearce, Ben Sharpsteen


  • 1938
  • # 10.
    Olympia

    Dir: Leni Riefenstahl
  • # 9.
    Pygmalion

    Dir: Anthony Asquith
  • # 8.
    Boys Town

    Dir: Norman Taurog
  • # 7.
    Port of Shadows

    Dir: Marcel Carne
  • # 6.
    La bete humaine

    Dir: Jean Renoir
  • # 5.
    Sidewalks of London

    Dir: Tim Whelan
  • # 4.
    J'accuse!

    Dir: Abel Gance
  • # 3.
    Angels with Dirty Faces

    Dir: Michael Curtiz
  • # 2.
    The Lady Vanishes

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 1.
    Alexander Nevsky

    Dir: Sergei Eisenstein


  • 1939
  • # 10.
    Jamaica Inn

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 9.
    Dark Victory

    Dir: Edmund Goulding
  • # 8.
    Ninotchka

    Dir: Ernst Lubitsch
  • # 7.
    Stagecoach

    Dir: John Ford
  • # 6.
    Only Angels Have Wings

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 5.
    Goodbye, Mr. Chips

    Dir: Sam Wood, Sidney Franklin
  • # 4.
    The Women

    Dir: George Cukor
  • # 3.
    Mr. Smith Goes to Washington

    Dir: Frank Capra
  • # 2.
    The Wizard of Oz

    Dir: Victor Fleming
  • # 1.
    The Rules of the Game

    Dir: Jean Renoir

THE 1940s



  • 1940
  • # 10.
    The Thief of Bagdad

    Dir: Ludwig Berger, Michael Powell, Tim Whelan, Alexander Korda, Zoltan Korda, William Cameron Menzies
  • # 9.
    Crimes at the Dark House

    Dir: George King
  • # 8.
    Night Train to Munich

    Dir: Carol Reed
  • # 7.
    Pinocchio

    Dir: Norman Ferguson, T. Hee, Wilfred Jackson, Jack Kinney, Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen
  • # 6.
    His Girl Friday

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 5.
    The Philadelphia Story

    Dir: George Cukor
  • # 4.
    The Great Dictator

    Dir: Charlie Chaplin
  • # 3.
    Foreign Correspondent

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 2.
    Rebecca

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 1.
    Fantasia

    Dir: Samuel Armstrong, James Algar, Bill Roberts, Paul Satterfield, Ben Sharpsteen, et al


  • 1941
  • # 10.
    Cottage to Let

    Dir: Anthony Asquith
  • # 9.
    The Wolfma

    Dir: Curt Siodmak
  • # 8.
    The Maltese Falcon

    Dir: John Huston
  • # 7.
    Dumbo

    Dir: Samuel Armstrong, Norman Ferguson, Wilfred Jackson, Jack Kinney, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen, John Elliotte
  • # 6.
    High Sierra

    Dir: Raoul Walsh
  • # 5.
    Sergeant York

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 4.
    The 47 Ronin

    Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • # 3.
    Suspicion

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 2.
    The Lady Eve

    Dir: Preston Sturges
  • # 1.
    Citizen Kane

    Dir: Orson Welles


  • 1942
  • # 10.
    The Man Who Came to Dinner

    Dir: William Keighley
  • # 9.
    Reap the Wild Wind

    Dir: Cecil B. DeMille
  • # 8.
    To Be or Not to Be

    Dir: Ernst Lubitsch
  • # 7.
    Bambi

    Dir: David Hand, James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Graham Heid, Bill Roberts, Paul Satterfield, Norman Wright
  • # 6.
    Saboteur

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 5.
    Woman of the Year

    Dir: George Stevens
  • # 4.
    The Gold Rush

    Dir: Charlie Chaplin
  • # 3.
    The Magnificent Ambersons

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 2.
    Cat People

    Dir: Jacques Tourneur
  • # 1.
    Casablanca

    Dir: Michael Curtiz


  • 1943
  • # 10.
    This Land is Mine

    Dir: Jean Renoir
  • # 9.
    The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • # 8.
    The Leopard Man

    Dir: Jacques Tourneur
  • # 7.
    Jane Eyre

    Dir: Robert Stevenson
  • # 6.
    Le Corbeau

    Dir: Henri-Georges Clouzot
  • # 5.
    The Seventh Victim

    Dir: Mark Robson
  • # 4.
    For Whom the Bell Tolls

    Dir: Sam Wood
  • # 3.
    The Ox-Bow Incident

    Dir: William A. Wellman
  • # 2.
    Day of Wrath

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer
  • # 1.
    Shadow of a Doubt

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock


  • 1944
  • # 10.
    The Uninvited

    Dir: Lewis Allen
  • # 9.
    Gaslight

    Dir: George Cukor
  • # 8.
    The Children Are Watching Us

    Dir: Vittorio De Sica
  • # 7.
    The Curse of the Cat People

    Dir: Gunther von Fritsch, Robert Wise
  • # 6.
    Arsenic and Old Lace

    Dir: Frank Capra
  • # 5.
    Laura

    Dir: Otto Preminger
  • # 4.
    Double Indemnity

    Dir: Billy Wilder
  • # 3.
    Lifeboat

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 2.
    Henry V

    Dir: Laurence Olivier
  • # 1.
    Ivan the Terrible, Part 1

    Dir: Sergei Eisenstein


  • 1945
  • # 10.
    The House on 92nd Street

    Dir: Henry Hathaway
  • # 9.
    Spellbound

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 8.
    The Body Snatcher

    Dir: Robert Wise
  • # 7.
    Brief Encounter

    Dir: David Lean
  • # 6.
    I Know Where I'm Going!

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • # 5.
    Dead of Night

    Dir: Alberto Cavalcanti, Charles Crichton, Basil Dearden and Robert Hamer
  • # 4.
    Mildred Pierce

    Dir: Michael Curtiz
  • # 3.
    The Lost Weekend

    Dir: Billy Wilder
  • # 2.
    Rome Open City

    Dir: Roberto Rossellini
  • # 1.
    Children of Paradise

    Dir: Marcel Carne


  • 1946
  • # 10.
    The Spiral Staircase

    Dir: Robert Siodmak
  • # 9.
    A Matter of Life and Death

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • # 8.
    The Blue Dahlia

    Dir: George Marshall
  • # 7.
    The Stranger

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 6.
    Paisan

    Dir: Roberto Rossellini
  • # 5.
    The Best Years of Our Lives

    Dir: William Wyler
  • # 4.
    Great Expectations

    Dir: David Lean
  • # 3.
    Ivan the Terrible, Part 2

    Dir: Sergei Eisenstein
  • # 2.
    Beauty and the Beast

    Dir: Jean Cocteau
  • # 1.
    Notorious

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock


  • 1947
  • # 10.
    The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

    Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • # 9.
    It Happened on Fifth Avenue

    Dir: Roy Del Ruth
  • # 8.
    Mourning Becomes Electra

    Dir: Dudley Nichols
  • # 7.
    The Paradine Case

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 6.
    Out of the Past

    Dir: Jacques Tourneur
  • # 5.
    Dark Passage

    Dir: Delmer Daves
  • # 4.
    Monsieur Verdoux

    Dir: Charles Chaplin
  • # 3.
    The Lady from Shanghai

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 2.
    Nightmare Alley

    Dir: Edmund Goulding
  • # 1.
    Black Narcissus

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger


  • 1948
  • # 10.
    The Naked City

    Dir: Jules Dassin
  • # 9.
    The Treasure of Sierra Madre

    Dir: John Huston
  • # 8.
    A Foreign Affair

    Dir: Billy Wilder
  • # 7.
    Drunken Angel

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 6.
    Bicycle Thieves

    Dir: Vittorio De Sica
  • # 5.
    Macbeth

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 4.
    Hamlet

    Dir: Laurence Olivier
  • # 3.
    Rope

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 2.
    Germany Year Zero

    Dir: Roberto Rossellini
  • # 1.
    The Red Shoes

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger


  • 1949
  • # 10.
    All the King's Men

    Dir: Robert Rossen
  • # 9.
    Kind Hearts and Coronets

    Dir: Robert Hamer
  • # 8.
    East Side, West Side

    Dir: Mervyn LeRoy
  • # 7.
    A Letter to Three Wives

    Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • # 6.
    White Heat

    Dir: Raoul Walsh
  • # 5.
    Mighty Joe Young

    Dir: Ernest B. Schoedsack
  • # 4.
    Jour de fete

    Dir: Jacques Tati
  • # 3.
    Stray Dog

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 2.
    The Third Man

    Dir: Carol Reed
  • # 1.
    Late Spring

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu

THE 1950s



  • 1950
  • # 10.
    Les enfants terribles

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Melville
  • # 9.
    Variety Lights

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 8.
    In a Lonely Place

    Dir: Nicholas Ray
  • # 7.
    Stromboli

    Dir: Roberto Rossellini
  • # 6.
    Stage Fright

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 5.
    The Asphalt Jungle

    Dir: John Huston
  • # 4.
    All About Eve

    Dir: Joseph L. Mankiewicz
  • # 3.
    Cinderella

    Dir: Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, and Clyde Geronimi
  • # 2.
    Rashomon

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 1.
    Sunset Boulevard

    Dir: Billy Wilder


  • 1951
  • # 10.
    The Lavander Hill Mob

    Dir: Charles Crichton
  • # 9.
    A Place in the Sun

    Dir: George Stevens
  • # 8.
    Early Summer

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu
  • # 7.
    The Idiot

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 6.
    A Streetcar Named Desire

    Dir: Elia Kazan
  • # 5.
    The Thing From Another World

    Dir: Christian Nyby, Howard Hawks
  • # 4.
    The Tales of Hoffmann

    Dir: Michael Powell, Emeric Pressburger
  • # 3.
    Alice in Wonderland

    Dir: Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, and Clyde Geronimi
  • # 2.
    Othello

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 1.
    Strangers on a Train

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock


  • 1952
  • # 10.
    The Pickwick Papers

    Dir: Noel Langley
  • # 9.
    Ivanhoe

    Dir: Richard Thorpe
  • # 8.
    Singin' in the Rain

    Dir: Stanley Donen
  • # 7.
    Casque d'Or

    Dir: Jacques Becker
  • # 6.
    The Life of Oharu

    Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • # 5.
    Umberto D.

    Dir: Vittorio De Sica
  • # 4.
    The White Sheik

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 3.
    High Noon

    Dir: Fred Zinnemann
  • # 2.
    Forbidden Games

    Dir: Rene Clement
  • # 1.
    Ikiru

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa


  • 1953
  • # 10.
    Roman Holiday

    Dir: William Wyler
  • # 9.
    Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    Dir: Howard Hawks
  • # 8.
    The Beast from 20,000 Fathoms

    Dir: Eugene Lourie
  • # 7.
    The Naked Spur

    Dir: Anthony Mann
  • # 6.
    From Here to Eternity

    Dir: Fred Zinnemann
  • # 5.
    Sawdust and Tinsel

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 4.
    Ugetsu

    Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • # 3.
    Monsieur Hulot's Holiday

    Dir: Jacques Tati
  • # 2.
    Tokyo Story

    Dir: Yasujiro Ozu
  • # 1.
    Wages of Fear

    Dir: Henri-Georges Clouzot


  • 1954
  • # 10.
    A Star is Born

    Dir: George Cukor
  • # 9.
    Journey to Italy

    Dir: Roberto Rossellini
  • # 8.
    Inauguration of the Pleasure Dome

    Dir: Kenneth Anger
  • # 7.
    Samurai I: Musashi Miyamoto

    Dir: Hiroshi Inagaki
  • # 6.
    Godzilla

    Dir: Ishiro Honda
  • # 5.
    La Strada

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 4.
    On the Waterfront

    Dir: Elia Kazan
  • # 3.
    Seven Samurai

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 2.
    Sansho the Bailiff

    Dir: Kenji Mizoguchi
  • # 1.
    Rear Window

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock


  • 1955
  • # 10.
    Pather Panchali

    Dir: Satyajit Ray
  • # 9.
    Blackboard Jungle

    Dir: Richard Brooks
  • # 8.
    Mr. Arkadin

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 7.
    Summertime

    Dir: David Lean
  • # 6.
    Diabolique

    Dir: Henri-Georges Clouzot
  • # 5.
    Bad Day at Black Rock

    Dir: John Sturges
  • # 4.
    Rebel Without a Cause

    Dir: Nicholas Ray
  • # 3.
    To Catch a Thief

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 2.
    The Night of the Hunter

    Dir: Charles Laughton
  • # 1.
    Ordet

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer


  • 1956
  • # 10.
    The Harder They Fall

    Dir: Mark Robson
  • # 9.
    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Dir: Don Siegel
  • # 8.
    Friendly Persuasion

    Dir: William Wyler
  • # 7.
    The Killing

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick
  • # 6.
    Written on the Wind

    Dir: Douglas Sirk
  • # 5.
    Bob le flambeur

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Melville
  • # 4.
    The Searchers

    Dir: John Ford
  • # 3.
    Crazed Fruit

    Dir: Ko Nakahira
  • # 2.
    Aparajito

    Dir: Satyajit Ray
  • # 1.
    Night and Fog

    Dir: Alain Resnais


  • 1957
  • # 10.
    Man of a Thousand Faces

    Dir: Joseph Pevney
  • # 9.
    The Lower Depths

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 8.
    Sweet Smell of Success

    Dir: Alexander Mackendrick
  • # 7.
    The Cranes Are Flying

    Dir: Mikhail Kalatozov
  • # 6.
    Nights of Cabiria

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 5.
    Paths of Glory

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick
  • # 4.
    12 Angry Men

    Dir: Sidney Lumet
  • # 3.
    The Seventh Seal

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 2.
    Wild Strawberries

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 1.
    Throne of Blood

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa


  • 1958
  • # 10.
    The Inn of the Sixth Happiness

    Dir: Mark Robson
  • # 9.
    High School Confidential

    Dir: Jack Arnold
  • # 8.
    Indiscreet

    Dir: Stanley Donen
  • # 7.
    Dracula

    Dir: Terence Fisher
  • # 6.
    God's Little Acre

    Dir: Anthony Mann
  • # 5.
    Big Deal on Madonna Street

    Dir: Mario Monicelli
  • # 4.
    Mon Oncle

    Dir: Jacques Tati
  • # 3.
    Ashes and Diamonds

    Dir: Andrzej Wajda
  • # 2.
    Touch of Evil

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 1.
    Vertigo

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock


  • 1959
  • # 10.
    Compulsion

    Dir: Richard Fleischer
  • # 9.
    Imitation of Life

    Dir: Douglas Sirk
  • # 8.
    Anatomy of a Murder

    Dir: Otto Preminger
  • # 7.
    North by Northwest

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 6.
    Sleeping Beauty

    Dir: Les Clark, Clyde Geronimi, Eric Larson, Wolfgang Reitherman, Hamilton Luske
  • # 5.
    Black Orpheus

    Dir: Marcel Camus
  • # 4.
    The 400 Blows

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 3.
    Shadows

    Dir: John Cassavetes
  • # 2.
    The Human Condition I: No Greater Love

    Dir: Masaki Kobayashi
  • # 1.
    Hiroshima Mon Amour

    Dir: Alain Resnais

THE 1960s



  • 1960
  • # 10.
    Zazie dans le Metro

    Dir: Louis Malle
  • # 9.
    Eyes Without a Fac

    Dir: Georges Franju
  • # 8.
    The Apartment

    Dir: Billy Wilder
  • # 7.
    Night and Fog in Japan

    Dir: Nagisa Oshima
  • # 6.
    The Naked Island

    Dir: Kaneto Shindo
  • # 5.
    Psycho

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 4.
    Peeping Tom

    Dir: Michael Powell
  • # 3.
    The Virgin Spring

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 2.
    L’Avventura

    Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni
  • # 1.
    La Dolce Vita

    Dir: Federico Fellini


  • 1961
  • # 10.
    The Misfits

    Dir: John Huston
  • # 9.
    Last Year at Marienbad

    Dir: Alain Resnais
  • # 8.
    The Human Condition III: A Soldier's Prayer

    Dir: Masaki Kobayashi
  • # 7.
    Dog Star Man

    Dir: Stan Brakhage
  • # 6.
    Pigs and Battleships

    Dir: Shohei Imamura
  • # 5.
    Yojimbo

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 4.
    The Hustler

    Dir: Robert Rossen
  • # 3.
    Viridiana

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 2.
    La Notte

    Dir: Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni
  • # 1.
    Through a Glass Darkly

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman


  • 1962
  • # 10.
    Cleo from 5 to 7

    Dir: Agnes Varda
  • # 9.
    To Kill a Mockingbird

    Dir: Robert Mulligan
  • # 8.
    Vivre sa vie

    Dir: Jean-Luc Godard
  • # 7.
    The Exterminating Angel

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 6.
    Salvatore Giuliano

    Dir: Francesco Rosi
  • # 5.
    Sundays and Cybele

    Dir: Serge Bourguignon
  • # 4.
    Ivan's Childhood

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky
  • # 3.
    Harakiri

    Dir: Masaki Kobayashi
  • # 2.
    Jules and Jim

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 1.
    L'Eclisse

    Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni


  • 1963
  • # 10.
    Billy Liar

    Dir: John Schlesinger
  • # 9.
    The Birds

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 8.
    Muriel

    Dir: Alain Resnais
  • # 7.
    The Leopard

    Dir: Luchino Visconti
  • # 6.
    Charade

    Dir: Stanley Donen
  • # 5.
    The Silence

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 4.
    Contempt

    Dir: Jean-Luc Godard
  • # 3.
    The Insect Woman

    Dir: Shohei Imamura
  • # 2.
    High and Low

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 1.
    8 1/2

    Dir: Federico Fellini


  • 1964
  • # 10.
    Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte

    Dir: Robert Aldrich
  • # 9.
    Diary of a Chambermaid

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 8.
    Seance on a Wet Afternoon

    Dir: Bryan Forbes
  • # 7.
    The Killers

    Dir: Don Siegel
  • # 6.
    The Gospel According to St. Matthew

    Dir: Pier Paolo Pasolini
  • # 5.
    The Umbrellas of Cherbourg

    Dir: Jacques Demy
  • # 4.
    Gertrud

    Dir: Carl Theodor Dreyer
  • # 3.
    Dr. Strangelove or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick
  • # 2.
    Black Sun

    Dir: Koreyoshi Kurahara
  • # 1.
    Onibaba

    Dir: Kaneto Shindo


  • 1965
  • # 10.
    Libido

    Dir: Ernesto Gastaldi, Vittorio Salerno
  • # 9.
    Repulsion

    Dir: Roman Polanski
  • # 8.
    Mirage

    Dir: Edward Dmytryk
  • # 7.
    The Shop on Main Street

    Dir: Jan Kadar, Elmar Klos
  • # 6.
    The Possessed

    Dir: Luigi Bazzoni, Franco Rossellini
  • # 5.
    Red Beard

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 4.
    Othello

    Dir: Stuart Burge
  • # 3.
    Juliet of the Spirits

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 2.
    Le Bonheur

    Dir: Agnes Varda
  • # 1.
    Pierrot le Fou

    Dir: Jean-Luc Godard


  • 1966
  • # 10.
    This Property is Condemned

    Dir: Sydney Pollack
  • # 9.
    Chimes at Midnight

    Dir: Orson Welles
  • # 8.
    Torn Curtain

    Dir: Alfred Hitchcock
  • # 7.
    Au Hazard Balthazar

    Dir: Robert Bresson
  • # 6.
    Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

    Dir: Mike Nichols
  • # 5.
    War and Peace

    Dir: Sergey Bondarchuk
  • # 4.
    The Battle of Algiers

    Dir: Gillo Pontecorvo
  • # 3.
    Blow-Up

    Dir: Michelangelo Antonioni
  • # 2.
    Persona

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 1.
    Andrei Rublev

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky


  • 1967
  • # 10.
    Branded to Kill

    Dir: Seijun Suzuki
  • # 9.
    Cool Hand Luke

    Dir: Stuart Rosenberg
  • # 8.
    Belle de Jour

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 7.
    Guess Who's Coming to Dinner

    Dir: Stanley Kramer
  • # 6.
    Titicut Follies

    Dir: Frederick Wiseman
  • # 5.
    In the Heat of the Night

    Dir: Norman Jewison
  • # 4.
    Playtime

    Dir: Jacques Tati
  • # 3.
    Marketa Lazarova

    Dir: Frantisek Vlacil
  • # 2.
    Bonnie and Clyde

    Dir: Arthur Penn
  • # 1.
    Weekend

    Dir: Jean-Luc Godard


  • 1968
  • # 10.
    Faces

    Dir: John Cassavetes
  • # 9.
    Performance

    Dir: Nicolas Roeg
  • # 8.
    Once Upon a Time in the West

    Dir: Sergio Leone
  • # 7.
    Spider Baby: or, the Maddest Story Ever Told

    Dir: Jack Hill
  • # 6.
    The Bride Wore Black

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 5.
    Shame

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 4.
    Death by Hanging

    Dir: Nagisa Oshima
  • # 3.
    Night of the Living Dead

    Dir: George Romero
  • # 2.
    Monterey Pop

    Dir: D.A. Pennebaker
  • # 1.
    Stolen Kisses

    Dir: Francois Truffaut


  • 1969
  • # 10.
    Z

    Dir: Costa-Gavras)
  • # 9.
    The Color of Pomegranates

    Dir: Sergei Parajanov
  • # 8.
    They Shoot Horses, Don't They?

    Dir: Sydney Pollack
  • # 7.
    Mississippi Mermaid

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 6.
    The Damned

    Dir: Luchino Visconti
  • # 5.
    Eros + Massacre

    Dir: Yoshishige Yoshida
  • # 4.
    Double Suicide

    Dir: Masahiro Shinoda
  • # 3.
    Army of Shadows

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Melville
  • # 2.
    The Wild Bunch

    Dir: Sam Peckinpah
  • # 1.
    Porcile

    Dir: Pier Paolo Pasolini

THE 1970s



  • 1970
  • # 10.
    Le Cercle Rouge

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Melville
  • # 9.
    The Bird with the Crystal Plumage

    Dir: Dario Argento
  • # 8.
    Investigation of a Citizen Above Suspicion

    Dir: Elio Petri
  • # 7.
    Valerie and Her Week of Wonders

    Dir: Jaromil Jires
  • # 6.
    Baal

    Dir: Volker Schlondorff
  • # 5.
    Dodes'ka-den

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 4.
    Black Panthers

    Dir: Agnes Varda
  • # 3.
    One Song a Day Takes Mischief Away

    Dir: Kresimir Golik
  • # 2.
    Gimme Shelter

    Dir: Albert Maysles, David Maysles, Charlotte Zwerin
  • # 1.
    2001: A Space Odyssey

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick


  • 1971
  • # 10.
    Wake in Fright

    Dir: Ted Kotcheff
  • # 9.
    Minnie and Moskowitz

    Dir: John Cassavetes
  • # 8.
    Macbeth

    Dir: Roman Polanski
  • # 7.
    The Last Picture Show

    Dir: Peter Bogdanovich
  • # 6.
    The Devils

    Dir: Ken Russell
  • # 5.
    Trafic

    Dir: Jacques Tati
  • # 4.
    Walkabout

    Dir: Nicolas Roeg
  • # 3.
    A Clockwork Orange

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick
  • # 2.
    The French Connection

    Dir: William Friedkin
  • # 1.
    Straw Dogs

    Dir: Sam Peckinpah


  • 1972
  • # 10.
    The Canterbury Tales

    Dir: Pier Paolo Pasolini
  • # 9.
    Your Vice is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key

    Dir: Sergio Martino
  • # 8.
    Hotel Monterey

    Dir: Chantal Akerman
  • # 7.
    Aguirre the Wrath of God

    Dir: Werner Herzog
  • # 6.
    Don't Play Us Cheap

    Dir: Melvin Van Peebles
  • # 5.
    Roma

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 4.
    The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 3.
    The Godfather

    Dir: Francis Ford Coppola
  • # 2.
    Solaris

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovski
  • # 1.
    Cries and Whispers

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman


  • 1973
  • # 10.
    Scarecrow

    Dir: Jerry Schatzberg
  • # 9.
    Don't Look Now

    Dir: Nicolas Roeg
  • # 8.
    Badlands

    Dir: Terrence Malick
  • # 7.
    The Spirit of the Beehive

    Dir: Víctor Erice
  • # 6.
    Amarcord

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 5.
    The Exorcist

    Dir: William Friedkin
  • # 4.
    Serpico

    Dir: Sidney Lumet
  • # 3.
    Scenes from a Marriage

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 2.
    The Wicker Man

    Dir: Robin Hardy
  • # 1.
    Day for Night

    Dir: Francois Truffaut


  • 1974
  • # 10.
    General Idi Amin Dada: A Self Portrait

    Dir: Barbet Schroeder
  • # 9.
    The Phantom of Liberty

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 8.
    The Clockmaker

    Dir: Bertrand Tavernier
  • # 7.
    Ali: Fear Eats the Soul

    Dir: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • # 6.
    Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 5.
    The Conversation

    Dir: Francis Ford Coppola
  • # 4.
    The Texas Chainsaw Massacre

    Dir: Tobe Hooper
  • # 3.
    Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia

    Dir: Sam Peckinpah
  • # 2.
    Chinatown

    Dir: Roman Polanski
  • # 1.
    A Woman Under the Influence

    Dir: John Cassavetes


  • 1975
  • # 10.
    Overlord

    Dir: Stuart Cooper
  • # 9.
    Adoption

    Dir: Marta Meszaros
  • # 8.
    Seven Beauties

    Dir: Lina Wertmuller
  • # 7.
    Welfare

    Dir: Frederick Wiseman
  • # 6.
    Jaws

    Dir: Steven Spielberg
  • # 5.
    Dog Day Afternoon

    Dir: Sidney Lumet
  • # 4.
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

    Dir: Milos Forman
  • # 3.
    Picnic at Hanging Rock

    Dir: Peter Weir
  • # 2.
    Salo, or the 120 Days of Sodom

    Dir: Pier Paolo Pasolini
  • # 1.
    Mirror

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovski


  • 1976
  • # 10.
    Next Stop, Greenwich Village

    Dir: Paul Mazursky
  • # 9.
    Heart of Glass

    Dir: Werner Herzog
  • # 8.
    Godspeed You! Black Emperor

    Dir: Mitsuo Yanagimachi
  • # 7.
    Harlan County U.S.A.

    Dir: Barbara Kopple
  • # 6.
    The Killing of a Chinese Bookie

    Dir: John Cassavetes
  • # 5.
    Face to Face

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 4.
    Small Change

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 3.
    In the Realm of the Senses

    Dir: Nagisa Oshima
  • # 2.
    Taxi Driver

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 1.
    Network

    Dir: Sidney Lumet


  • 1977
  • # 10.
    Baxter, Vera Baxter

    Dir: Marguerite Duras
  • # 9.
    Sorcerer

    Dir: William Friedkin
  • # 8.
    That Obscure Object of Desire

    Dir: Luis Bunuel
  • # 7.
    Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope

    Dir: George Lucas
  • # 6.
    House

    Dir: Nobuhiko Obayashi
  • # 5.
    The Serpent's Egg

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 4.
    Suspiria

    Dir: Dario Argento
  • # 3.
    The Ascent

    Dir: Larisa Shepitko
  • # 2.
    Alambrista!

    Dir: Robert M. Young
  • # 1.
    Martin

    Dir: George Romero


  • 1978
  • # 10.
    Interiors

    Dir: Woody Allen
  • # 9.
    The Tree of Wooden Clogs

    Dir: Ermanno Olmi
  • # 8.
    Killer of Sheep

    Dir: Charles Burnett
  • # 7.
    Midnight Express

    Dir: Alan Parker
  • # 6.
    Gates of Heaven

    Dir: Errol Morris
  • # 5.
    Dawn of the Dead

    Dir: George Romero
  • # 4.
    The Deer Hunter

    Dir: Michael Cimino
  • # 3.
    Autumn Sonata

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 2.
    Halloween

    Dir: John Carpenter
  • # 1.
    Empire of Passion

    Dir: Nagisa Oshima


  • 1979
  • # 10.
    Monty Python's Life of Brian

    Dir: Terry Jones
  • # 9.
    Chilly Scenes of Winter

    Dir: Joan Micklin Silver
  • # 8.
    The Adolescent

    Dir: Jeanne Moreau
  • # 7.
    The Tin Drum

    Dir: Volker Schlondorff
  • # 6.
    Vengeance is Mine

    Dir: Shohei Imamura
  • # 5.
    Scum

    Dir: Alan Clarke
  • # 4.
    All That Jazz

    Dir: Bob Fosse
  • # 3.
    Love on the Run

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 2.
    Apocalypse Now

    Dir: Francis Ford Coppola
  • # 1.
    Stalker

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovski

THE 1980s



  • 1980
  • # 10.
    Berlin Alexanderplatz

    Dir: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • # 9.
    Heaven's Gate

    Dir: Michael Cimino
  • # 8.
    Dressed to Kill

    Dir: Brian De Palma
  • # 7.
    The Big Red One

    Dir: Samuel Fuller
  • # 6.
    Airplane!

    Dir: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker
  • # 5.
    The Last Metro

    Dir: Francois Truffaut
  • # 4.
    Kagemusha

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 3.
    Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

    Dir: Irvin Kershner
  • # 2.
    The Elephant Man

    Dir: David Lynch
  • # 1.
    Raging Bull

    Dir: Martin Scorsese


  • 1981
  • # 10.
    Vernon, Florida

    Dir: Errol Morris
  • # 9.
    Cutter's Way

    Dir: Ivan Passer
  • # 8.
    The Decline of Western Civilization

    Dir: Penelope Spheeris
  • # 7.
    Man of Iron

    Dir: Andrzej Wajda
  • # 6.
    Lola

    Dir: Rainer Werner Fassbinder
  • # 5.
    Mephisto

    Dir: Istvan Szabo
  • # 4.
    Das Boot

    Dir: Wolfgang Petersen
  • # 3.
    Body Heat

    Dir: Lawrence Kasdan
  • # 2.
    Blind Chance

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski
  • # 1.
    Possession

    Dir: Andrzej Zulawski


  • 1982
  • # 10.
    She Grazed Horses on Concrete

    Dir: Stefan Uher
  • # 9.
    Night of the Shooting Stars

    Dir: Paolo Taviani, Vittorio Taviani
  • # 8.
    Diner

    Dir: Barry Levinson
  • # 7.
    A Good Marriage

    Dir: Eric Rohmer
  • # 6.
    White Dog

    Dir: Samuel Fuller
  • # 5.
    Missing

    Dir: Costa-Gavras
  • # 4.
    The King of Comedy

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 3.
    Fitzcarraldo

    Dir: Werner Herzog
  • # 2.
    The Thing

    Dir: John Carpenter
  • # 1.
    Fanny and Alexander

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman


  • 1983
  • # 10.
    Eureka

    Dir: Nicolas Roeg
  • # 9.
    Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

    Dir: Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam
  • # 8.
    The Ballad of Narayama

    Dir: Shohei Imamura
  • # 7.
    And the Ship Sails On

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 6.
    Something Wicked This Way Comes

    Dir: Jack Clayton
  • # 5.
    Blue Mountains, or Unbelievable Story

    Dir: Eldar Shengelaia
  • # 4.
    Carmen

    Dir: Carlos Saura
  • # 3.
    Videodrome

    Dir: David Cronenberg
  • # 2.
    Sans Soleil

    Dir: Chris Marker
  • # 1.
    Nostalghia

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky


  • 1984
  • # 10.
    Antonio Gaudi

    Dir: Hiroshi Teshigahara
  • # 9.
    After the Rehearsal

    Dir: Ingmar Bergman
  • # 8.
    Paris, Texas

    s Dir: Wim Wenders
  • # 7.
    The Company of Wolves

    Dir: Neil Jordan
  • # 6.
    Starman

    Dir: John Carpenter
  • # 5.
    The Killing Fields

    Dir: Roland Joffe
  • # 4.
    Amadeus

    Dir: Milos Forman
  • # 3.
    Once Upon a Time in America

    Dir: Sergio Leone
  • # 2.
    Sixteen Candles

    Dir: John Hughes
  • # 1.
    Blood Simple

    Dir: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen


  • 1985
  • # 10.
    Give the Devil His Due

    Dir: Hynek Bocan
  • # 9.
    Day of the Dead

    Dir: George Romero
  • # 8.
    The Black Cauldron

    Dir: Ted Berman, Richard Rich
  • # 7.
    Re-Animator

    Dir: Stuart Gordon
  • # 6.
    Vagabond

    Dir: Agnes Varda
  • # 5.
    After Hours

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 4.
    Mishima: A Life in Four Chapters

    Dir: Paul Schrader
  • # 3.
    Ran

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 2.
    Come and See

    Dir: Elem Klimov
  • # 1.
    Shoah

    Dir: Claude Lanzmann


  • 1986
  • # 10.
    River's Edge

    Dir: Tim Hunter
  • # 9.
    Scene of a Crime

    Dir: Andre Techine
  • # 8.
    Gothic

    Dir: Ken Russell
  • # 7.
    Mona Lisa

    Dir: Neil Jordan
  • # 6.
    Pelle the Conqueror

    Dir: Bille August
  • # 5.
    In a Glass Cage

    Dir: Agustí Villaronga
  • # 4.
    She's Gotta Have It

    Dir: Spike Lee
  • # 3.
    Round Midnight

    Dir: Bertrand Tavernier
  • # 2.
    El amor brujo

    Dir: Carlos Saura
  • # 1.
    The Sacrifice

    Dir: Andrei Tarkovsky


  • 1987
  • # 10.
    The Emperor's Naked Army Marches On

    Dir: Kazuo Hara
  • # 9.
    Angel Heart

    Dir: Alan Parker
  • # 8.
    The Untouchables

    Dir: Brian De Palma
  • # 7.
    Withnail and I

    Dir: Bruce Robinson
  • # 6.
    Au revoir les enfants

    Dir: Louis Malle
  • # 5.
    Intervista

    Dir: Federico Fellini
  • # 4.
    Robocop

    Dir: Paul Verhoeven
  • # 3.
    Raising Arizona

    Dir: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
  • # 2.
    Broadcast News

    Dir: James L. Brooks
  • # 1.
    The Princess Bride

    Dir: Rob Reiner


  • 1988.
  • # 10.
    Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

    Dir: Pedro Almodovar
  • # 9.
    Mississippi Burning

    Dir: Alan Parker
  • # 8.
    Cinema Paradiso

    Dir: Giuseppe Tornatore
  • # 7.
    Heathers

    Dir: Michael Lehmann
  • # 6.
    Akira

    Dir: Katsuhiro Otomo
  • # 5.
    A Fish Called Wanda

    Dir: Charles Crichton
  • # 4.
    Who Framed Roger Rabbit?

    Dir: Robert Zemeckis
  • # 3.
    The Vanishing

    Dir: George Sluizer
  • # 2.
    TIE: A Short Film About Killing / A Short Film About Love

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski
  • # 1.
    Grave of the Fireflies

    Dir: Isao Takahata


  • 1989.
  • # 10.
    A City of Sadness

    Dir: Hou Hsiao-hsien
  • # 9.
    Black Rain

    Dir: Shohei Imamura
  • # 8.
    Elephant

    Dir: Alan Clarke
  • # 7.
    Kiki's Delivery Service

    Dir: Hayao Miyazaki
  • # 6.
    Sex, Lies, and Videotape

    Dir: Steven Soderbergh
  • # 5.
    The Seventh Continent

    Dir: Michael Haneke
  • # 4.
    Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!

    Dir: Pedro Almodovar
  • # 3.
    Alice

    Dir: Jan Svankmajer
  • # 2.
    The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover

    Dir: Peter Greenaway
  • # 1.
    Do the Right Thing

    Dir: Spike Lee

THE 1990s



  • 1990
  • # 10.
    Awakenings

    Dir: Penny Marshall
  • # 9.
    Close-Up

    Dir: Abbas Kiarostami
  • # 8.
    Europa, Europa

    Dir: Agnieszka Holland
  • # 7.
    Dreams

    Dir: Akira Kurosawa
  • # 6.
    Miller's Crossing

    Dir: Joel & Ethan Coen
  • # 5.
    Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer (Filmed in 1986; distribution withheld until 1990)

    Dir: John McNaughton
  • # 4.
    Goodfellas

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 3.
    To Sleep with Anger

    Dir: Charles Burnett
  • # 2.
    Central Park

    Dir: Frederick Wiseman
  • # 1.
    Santa Sangre

    Dir: Alejandro Jodorowsky


  • 1991
  • # 10.
    Jungle Fever

    Dir: Spike Lee
  • # 9.
    Raise the Red Lantern

    Dir: Yimou Zhang
  • # 8.
    Once Upon a Time in China

    Dir: Hark Tsui
  • # 7.
    La Belle Noiseuse

    Dir: Jacques Rivette
  • # 6.
    The Fisher King

    Dir: Terry Gilliam
  • # 5.
    JFK

    Dir: Oliver Stone
  • # 4.
    The Silence of the Lambs

    Dir: Jonathan Demme
  • # 3.
    Boyz n the Hood

    Dir: John Singleton
  • # 2.
    A Brighter Summer Day

    Dir: Edward Yang
  • # 1.
    The Double Life of Veronique

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski


  • 1992
  • # 10.
    Hard Boiled

    Dir: John Woo
  • # 9.
    Benny's Video

    Dir: Michael Haneke
  • # 8.
    Man Bites Dog

    Dir: Remy Belvaux, Andre Bonzel, Benoit Poelvoorde
  • # 7.
    The Player

    Dir: Robert Altman
  • # 6.
    Equinox

    Dir: Alan Rudolph
  • # 5.
    Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with M

    Dir: David Lynch
  • # 4.
    Husbands and Wives

    Dir: Woody Allen
  • # 3.
    Life and Nothing More (And Life Goes On)

    Dir: Abbas Kiarostami
  • # 2.
    The Crying Game

    Dir: Neil Jordan
  • # 1.
    Bad Lieutenant

    Dir: Abel Ferrara


  • 1993
  • # 10.
    The Nightmare Before Christmas

    Dir: Henry Selick
  • # 9.
    Short Cuts

    Dir: Robert Altman
  • # 8.
    Cronos

    Dir: Guillermo del Toro
  • # 7.
    Dazed and Confused

    Dir: Richard Linklater
  • # 6.
    The Baby of Macon

    Dir: Peter Greenaway
  • # 5.
    Philadelphia

    Dir: Jonathan Demme
  • # 4.
    Naked

    Dir: Mike Leigh
  • # 3.
    The Piano

    Dir: Jane Campion
  • # 2.
    Schindler's List

    Dir: Steven Spielberg
  • # 1.
    Blue

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski


  • 1994
  • # 10.
    The Shawshank Redemption

    Dir: Frank Darabont
  • # 9.
    Cemetery Man

    Dir: Michele Soavi
  • # 8.
    Hoop Dreams

    Dir: Steve James
  • # 7.
    Chungking Express

    Dir: Wong Kar-Wai
  • # 6.
    White

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski
  • # 5.
    Wes Craven's New Nightmare

    Dir: Wes Craven
  • # 4.
    Pulp Fiction

    Dir: Quentin Tarantino
  • # 3.
    Satantango

    Dir: Bela Tarr
  • # 2.
    Ed Wood

    Dir: Tim Burton
  • # 1.
    Heavenly Creatures

    Dir: Peter Jackson


  • 1995
  • # 10.
    The Passion of Darkly Noon

    Dir: Philip Ridley
  • # 9.
    Clueless

    Dir: Amy Heckerling
  • # 8.
    Babe

    Dir: Chris Noonan
  • # 7.
    Seven

    Dir: David Fincher
  • # 6.
    Sense and Sensibility

    Dir: Ang Lee
  • # 5.
    Safe

    Dir: Todd Haynes
  • # 4.
    Before Sunrise

    Dir: Richard Linklater
  • # 3.
    La Haine

    Dir: Mathieu Kassovitz
  • # 2.
    Exotica

    Dir: Atom Egoyan
  • # 1.
    Red

    Dir: Krzysztof Kieslowski


  • 1996
  • # 10.
    Mars Attacks

    Dir: Tim Burton
  • # 9.
    Trainspotting

    Dir: Danny Boyle
  • # 8.
    Irma Vep

    Dir: Olivier Assayas
  • # 7.
    Paradise Lost: The Child Murders at Robin Hood Hills

    Dir: Joe Berlinger, Bruce Sinofsky
  • # 6.
    Hamlet

    Dir: Kenneth Branagh
  • # 5.
    Secrets & Lies

    Dir: Mike Leigh
  • # 4.
    Crash

    Dir: David Cronenberg
  • # 3.
    Bottle Rocket

    Dir: Wes Anderson
  • # 2.
    Fargo

    Dir: Joel & Ethan Coen
  • # 1.
    Breaking the Waves

    Dir: Lars von Trier


  • 1997
  • # 10.
    Boogie Nights

    Dir: Paul Thomas Anderson
  • # 9.
    The Full Monty

    Dir: Peter Cattaneo
  • # 8.
    Jackie Brown

    Dir: Quentin Tarantino
  • # 7.
    Perfect Blue

    Dir: Satoshi Kon
  • # 6.
    L.A. Confidential

    Dir: Curtis Hanson
  • # 5.
    The River

    Dir: Ming-liang Tsai
  • # 4.
    The Ice Storm

    Dir: Ang Lee
  • # 3.
    Taste of Cherry

    Dir: Abbas Kiarostami
  • # 2.
    Cure

    Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa
  • # 1.
    The Sweet Hereafter

    Dir: Atom Egoyan


  • 1998
  • # 10.
    The Dreamlife of Angels

    Dir: Erick Zonca
  • # 9.
    Run Lola Run

    Dir: Tom Tykwer
  • # 8.
    The Last Days of Disco

    Dir: Whit Stillman
  • # 7.
    I Stand Alone

    Dir: Gaspar Noe
  • # 6.
    The Hole

    Dir: Ming-liang Tsai
  • # 5.
    Gods and Monsters

    Dir: Bill Condon
  • # 4.
    Shakespeare in Love

    Dir: John Madden
  • # 3.
    Ringu

    Dir: Hideo Nakata
  • # 2.
    Rushmore

    Dir: Wes Anderson
  • # 1.
    Happiness

    Dir: Todd Solondz


  • 1999
  • # 10.
    Beau Travail

    Dir: Claire Denis
  • # 9.
    Rosetta

    Dir: Jean-Pierre Dardenne, Luc Dardenne
  • # 8.
    All About My Mother

    Dir: Pedro Almodovar
  • # 7.
    The Blair Witch Project

    Dir: Daniel Myrick, Eduardo Sánchez
  • # 6.
    Princess Mononoke

    Dir: Hayao Miyazaki
  • # 5.
    American Beauty

    Dir: Sam Mendes
  • # 4.
    Audition

    Dir: Takashi Miike
  • # 3.
    Magnolia

    Dir: Paul Thomas Anderson
  • # 2.
    The Straight Story

    Dir: David Lynch
  • # 1.
    Eyes Wide Shut

    Dir: Stanley Kubrick

THE 2000s



  • 2000
  • # 10.
    The Werckmeister Harmonies

    Dir: Bela Tarr, Agnes Hranitzky
  • # 9.
    Songs from the Second Floor

    Dir: Roy Andersson
  • # 8.
    Timecode

    Dir: Mike Figgis
  • # 7.
    O Brother, Where Art Thou?

    Dir: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
  • # 6.
    Yi Yi: A One and a Two...

    Dir: Edward Yang
  • # 5.
    Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

    Dir: Ang Lee
  • # 4.
    Almost Famous

    Dir: Cameron Crowe
  • # 3.
    In the Mood for Love

    Dir: Wong Kar-Wai
  • # 2.
    Dancer in the Dark

    Dir: Lars von Trier
  • # 1.
    Amores Perros

    Dir: Alejandro G. Inarritu


  • 2001
  • # 10.
    Bully

    Dir: Larry Clark
  • # 9.
    In the Bedroom

    Dir: Todd Field
  • # 8.
    Spirited Away

    Dir: Hayao Miyazaki
  • # 7.
    A.I. Artificial Intelligence

    Dir: Steven Spielberg
  • # 6.
    The Piano Teacher

    Dir: Michael Haneke
  • # 5.
    Y tu mama tambien

    Dir: Alfonso Cuaron
  • # 4.
    Millenium Actress

    Dir: Satoshi Kon
  • # 3.
    Ghost World

    Dir: Terry Zwigoff
  • # 2.
    Mulholland Dr.

    Dir: David Lynch
  • # 1.
    Pulse

    Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa


  • 2002
  • # 10.
    Minority Report

    Dir: Steven Spielberg
  • # 9.
    Rabbit-Proof Fence

    Dir: Phillip Noyce
  • # 8.
    Lilya 4-ever

    Dir: Lukas Moodysson
  • # 7.
    Talk to Her

    Dir: Pedro Almodovar
  • # 6.
    Irreversible

    Dir: Gaspar Noe
  • # 5.
    Adaptation

    Dir: Spike Jonze
  • # 4.
    Dark Water

    Dir: Hideo Nakata
  • # 3.
    Morvern Callar

    Dir: Lynne Ramsay
  • # 2.
    City of God

    Dir: Fernando Meirelles, Katia Lund
  • # 1.
    Russian Ark

    Dir: Alexander Sokurov


  • 2003
  • # 10.
    Save the Green Planet

    Dir: Jang Joon-hwan
  • # 9.
    I'm Not Scared

    Dir: Gabriele Salvatores
  • # 8.
    Cafe Lumiere

    Dir: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
  • # 7.
    Elephant

    Dir: Gus Van Sant
  • # 6.
    Oldboy

    Dir: Park Chan-wook
  • # 5.
    Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter... and Spring

    Dir: Kim Ki-duk
  • # 4.
    Dogville

    Dir: Lars von Trier
  • # 3.
    Capturing the Friedmans

    Dir: Andrew Jarecki
  • # 2.
    Dying at Grace

    Dir: Allan King
  • # 1.
    Goodbye, Dragon Inn

    Dir: Ming-liang Tsai


  • 2004
  • # 10.
    Maria Full of Grace

    Dir: Joshua Marston
  • # 9.
    Primer

    Dir: Shane Carruth
  • # 8.
    Yesterday

    Dir: Darrell Roodt
  • # 7.
    Before Sunset

    Dir: Richard Linklater
  • # 6.
    Closer

    Dir: Mike Nichols
  • # 5.
    Howl's Moving Castle

    Dir: Hayao Miyazaki
  • # 4.
    Sideways

    Dir: Alexander Payne
  • # 3.
    Mean Girls

    Dir: Mark Waters
  • # 2.
    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

    Dir: Michel Gondry
  • # 1.
    Tarnation

    Dir: Jonathan Caouette


  • 2005
  • # 10.
    Grizzly Man

    Dir: Werner Herzog
  • # 9.
    Me, You and Everyone We Know

    Dir: Miranda July
  • # 8.
    Brick

    Dir: Rian Johnson
  • # 7.
    The Death of Mr. Lazarescu

    Dir: Cristi Puiu
  • # 6.
    Capote

    Dir: Bennett Miller
  • # 5.
    The Beat My Heart Skipped

    Dir: Jacques Audiard
  • # 4.
    Palindromes

    Dir: Todd Solondz
  • # 3.
    The Proposition

    Dir: John Hillcoat
  • # 2.
    Mysterious Skin

    Dir: Gregg Araki
  • # 1.
    Lady Vengeance

    Dir: Park Chan-wook


  • 2006
  • # 10.
    Syndromes and a Century

    Dir: Apichatpong Weerasethakul
  • # 9.
    Inland Empire

    Dir: David Lynch
  • # 8.
    Jesus Camp

    Dir: Rachel Grady, Heidi Ewing
  • # 7.
    The Lives of Others

    Dir: Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
  • # 6.
    Casino Royale

    Dir: Martin Campbell
  • # 5.
    Away from Her

    Dir: Sarah Polley
  • # 4.
    Volver

    Dir: Pedro Almodovar
  • # 3.
    Tell No One

    Dir: Guillaume Canet
  • # 2.
    Children of Men

    Dir: Alfonso Cuaron
  • # 1.
    Pan's Labyrinth

    Dir: Guillermo del Toro


  • 2007
  • # 10.
    The Mist

    Dir: Frank Darabont
  • # 9.
    Hot Fuzz

    Dir: Edgar Wright
  • # 8.
    4 Months, 3 Weeks, and 2 Days

    Dir: Cristian Mungiu
  • # 7.
    The Diving Bell and the Butterfly

    Dir: Julian Schnabel
  • # 6.
    Encounters at the End of the World

    Dir: Werner Herzog
  • # 5.
    Zodiac

    Dir: David Fincher
  • # 4.
    Persepolis

    Dir: Vincent Paronnaud, Marjane Satrapi
  • # 3.
    No Country for Old Men

    Dir: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
  • # 2.
    Sunshine

    Dir: Danny Boyle
  • # 1.
    There Will Be Blood

    Dir: Paul Thomas Anderson


  • 2008
  • # 10.
    Hunger

    Dir: Steve McQueen
  • # 9.
    Goodbye Solo

    Dir: Ramin Bahrani
  • # 8.
    Gomorrah

    Dir: Matteo Garrone
  • # 7.
    Waltz with Bashir

    Dir: Ari Folman
  • # 6.
    The Wrestler

    Dir: Darren Aronofsky
  • # 5.
    Tokyo Sonata

    Dir: Kiyoshi Kurosawa
  • # 4.
    WALL-E

    Dir: Andrew Stanton
  • # 3.
    Love Exposure

    Dir: Sion Sono
  • # 2.
    Martyrs

    Dir: Pascal Laugier
  • # 1.
    Let the Right One In

    Dir: Tomas Alfredson


  • 2009
  • # 10.
    White Material

    Dir: Claire Denis
  • # 9.
    An Education

    Dir: Lone Scherfig
  • # 8.
    Enter the Void

    Dir: Gaspar Noe
  • # 7.
    Valhalla Rising

    Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn
  • # 6.
    Up

    Dir: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson
  • # 5.
    Amer

    Dir: Helene Cattet, Bruno Forzani
  • # 4.
    A Prophet

    Dir: Jacques Audiard
  • # 3.
    Mother

    Dir: Bong Joon-ho
  • # 2.
    The White Ribbon

    Dir: Michael Haneke
  • # 1.
    Antichrist

    Dir: Lars von Trier

THE 2010s



  • 2010
  • # 10.
    The Kids Are All Right

    Dir: Lisa Cholodenko
  • # 9.
    Black Swan

    Dir: Darren Aronofsky
  • # 8.
    Animal Kingdom

    Dir: David Michod
  • # 7.
    Shutter Island

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 6.
    Winter's Bone

    Dir: Debra Granik
  • # 5.
    El Sicario, Room 164

    Dir: Gianfranco Rosi
  • # 4.
    Uncle Boonmee Who Can Recall His Past Lives

    Dir: Apichatpong Weerasethakul
  • # 3.
    Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    Dir: Edgar Wright
  • # 2.
    The Social Network

    Dir: David Fincher
  • # 1.
    I Saw the Devil

    Dir: Jee-woon Kim


  • 2011
  • # 10.
    In the Family

    Dir: Patrick Wang
  • # 9.
    Your Sister's Sister

    Dir: Lynn Shelton
  • # 8.
    A Separation

    Dir: Asghar Farhadi
  • # 7.
    Drive

    Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn
  • # 6.
    Shame

    Dir: Steve McQueen
  • # 5.
    Margaret

    Dir: Kenneth Lonergan
  • # 4.
    Oslo, August 31st

    Dir: Joachim Trier
  • # 3.
    Take Shelter

    Dir: Jeff Nichols
  • # 2.
    Tyrannosaur

    Dir: Paddy Considine
  • # 1.
    Melancholia

    Dir: Lars von Trier


  • 2012
  • # 10.
    Killer Joe

    Dir: William Friedkin
  • # 9.
    Stories We Tell

    Dir: Sarah Polley
  • # 8.
    Zero Dark Thirty

    Dir: Kathryn Bigelow
  • # 7.
    Beasts of the Southern Wild

    Dir: Benh Zeitlin
  • # 6.
    Moonrise Kingdom

    Dir: Wes Anderson
  • # 5.
    Cosmopolis

    Dir: David Cronenberg
  • # 4.
    Amour

    Dir: Michael Haneke
  • # 3.
    Holy Motors

    Dir: Leos Carax
  • # 2.
    This is Not a Film

    Dir: Mojtaba Mirtahmasb, Jafar Panahi
  • # 1.
    The Act of Killing

    Dir: Joshua Oppenheimer, Christine Cynn


  • 2013
  • # 10.
    Fruitville Station

    Dir: Ryan Coogler
  • # 9.
    A Touch of Sin

    Dir: Zhangke Jia
  • # 8.
    Bastards

    Dir: Claire Denis
  • # 7.
    Short Term

    12 Dir: Destin Daniel Cretton
  • # 6.
    Francis Ha

    Dir: Noah Baumbach
  • # 5.
    Stray Dogs

    Dir: Tsai Ming-liang
  • # 4.
    Only God Forgives

    Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn
  • # 3.
    Nymphomaniac

    Dir: Lars von Trier
  • # 2.
    Hard to Be a God

    Dir: Aleksey German
  • # 1.
    Blue is the Warmest Color

    Dir: Abdellatif Kechiche


  • 2014
  • # 10.
    A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence

    Dir: Roy Andersson
  • # 9.
    Clouds of Sils Maria

    Dir: Olivier Assayas
  • # 8.
    The Grand Budapest

    Hotel Dir: Wes Anderson
  • # 7.
    Gone Girl

    Dir: David Fincher
  • # 6.
    Under the Skin

    Dir: Jonathan Glazer
  • # 5.
    Guardians of the Galaxy

    Dir: James Gunn
  • # 4.
    Nightcrawler

    Dir: Dan Gilroy
  • # 3.
    Life Itself

    Dir: Steve James
  • # 2.
    Boyhood

    Dir: Richard Linklater
  • # 1.
    Leviathan

    Dir: Andrey Zvyagintsev


  • 2015
  • # 10.
    Spotlight

    Dir: Tom McCarthy
  • # 9.
    Me, Earl and the Dying Girl

    Dir: Alfonso Gomez-Rejon
  • # 8.
    Beasts of No Nation

    Dir: Cary Joji Fukunaga
  • # 7.
    Brooklyn

    Dir: John Crowley
  • # 6.
    Son of Saul

    Dir: Laszlo Nemes
  • # 5.
    The Assassin

    Dir: Hsiao-Hsien Hou
  • # 4.
    Ex Machina

    Dir: Alex Garland
  • # 3.
    Tangerine

    Dir: Sean Baker
  • # 2.
    Room

    Dir: Lenny Abrahamson
  • # 1.
    Mad Max: Fury Road

    Dir: George Miller


  • 2016
  • # 10.
    Silence

    Dir: Martin Scorsese
  • # 9.
    Toni Erdmann

    Dir: Maren Ade
  • # 8.
    Hermia & Helena

    Dir: Matias Pineiro
  • # 7.
    Things to Come

    Dir: Mia Hansen-Love
  • # 6.
    Manchester by the Sea

    Dir: Kenneth Lonergan
  • # 5.
    Kedi

    Dir: Ceyda Torun
  • # 4.
    Cameraperson

    Dir: Kirsten Johnson
  • # 3.
    The Neon Demon

    Dir: Nicolas Winding Refn
  • # 2.
    Dawson City: Frozen Time

    Dir: Bill Morrison
  • # 1.
    The Witch

    Dir: Robert Eggers


  • 2017
  • # 10.
    The Killing of a Sacred Deer

    Dir: Yorgos Lanthimos
  • # 9.
    A Fantastic Woman

    Dir: Sebastian Lelio
  • # 8.
    Good Time

    Dir: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
  • # 7.
    The Florida Project

    Dir: Sean Baker
  • # 6.
    Raw

    Dir: Julia Ducournau
  • # 5.
    Okja

    Dir: Bong Joon-ho
  • # 4.
    Faces Places

    Dir: Agnes Varda
  • # 3.
    The Shape of Water

    Dir: Guillermo del Toro
  • # 2.
    The Square

    Dir: Ruben Ostlund
  • # 1.
    Lady Bird

    Dir: Greta Gerwig


  • 2018
  • # 10.
    A Long Day's Journey Into Night

    Dir: Bi Gan
  • # 9.
    You Were Never Really Here

    Dir: Lynne Ramsay
  • # 8.
    The Death of Stalin

    Dir: Armando Iannucci
  • # 7.
    The House That Jack Built

    Dir: Lars von Trier
  • # 6.
    Burning

    Dir: Lee Chang-dong
  • # 5.
    Cold War

    Dir: Pawel Pawlikowski
  • # 4.
    Avengers: Infinity War

    Dir: Anthony Russo, Joe Russo
  • # 3.
    Roma

    Dir: Alfonso Cuaron
  • # 2.
    Annihilation

    Dir: Alex Garland
  • # 1.
    Climax

    Dir: Gaspar Noe


  • 2019
  • # 10.
    First Cow

    Dir: Kelly Reichardt
  • # 9.
    A White, White Day

    Dir: Hlynur Palmason
  • # 8.
    For Sama

    Dir: Waad Al-Kateab, Edward Watts
  • # 7.
    Test Pattern

    Dir: Shatara Michelle Ford
  • # 6.
    American Factory

    Dir: Steven Bognar, Julia Reichert
  • # 5.
    Little Women

    Dir: Greta Gerwig
  • # 4.
    Atlantics

    Dir: Mati Diop
  • # 3.
    High Life

    Dir: Claire Denis
  • # 2.
    Parasite

    Dir: Bong Joon-ho
  • # 1.
    The Lighthouse

    Dir: Robert Eggers

THE 2020s



  • 2020
  • # 10.
    Summer of 85

    Dir: Francois Ozon
  • # 9.
    Dick Johnson is Dead

    Dir: Kirsten Johnson
  • # 8.
    Time

    Dir: Garrett Bradley
  • # 7.
    I'm Thinking of Ending Things

    Dir: Charlie Kaufman
  • # 6.
    Da 5 Bloods

    Dir: Spike Lee
  • # 5.
    Preparations to be Together for an Unknown Period of Time

    Dir: Lili Horvat
  • # 4.
    Ammonite

    Dir: Francis Lee
  • # 3.
    Never Rarely Sometimes Always

    Dir: Eliza Hittman
  • # 2.
    Quo Vadis, Aida?

    Dir: Jasmila Zbanic
  • # 1.
    Minari

    Dir: Lee Isaac Chung


  • 2021
  • # 10.
    The Tragedy of Macbeth

    Dir: Joel Coen
  • # 9.
    Drive My Car

    Dir: Ryusuke Hamaguchi
  • # 8.
    Boiling Point

    Dir: Philip Barantini
  • # 7.
    Nightmare Alley

    Dir: Guillermo del Toro
  • # 6.
    Passing

    Dir: Rebecca Hall
  • # 5.
    The Harder They Fall

    Dir: Jeymes Samuel
  • # 4.
    The Green Knight

    Dir: David Lowery
  • # 3.
    The Inheritance

    Dir: Ephraim Asili
  • # 2.
    Spencer

    Dir: Pablo Larraín
  • # 1.
    Titane

    Dir: Julia Ducournau


  • 2022
  • # 10.
    Neptune Frost

    Dir: Anisia Uzeyman, Saul Williams
  • # 9.
    Marcel the Shell with Shoes On

    Dir: Dean Fleischer-Camp
  • # 8.
    Introduction

    Dir: Hong Sang-soo
  • # 7.
    Happening

    Dir: Audrey Diwan
  • # 6.
    Vortex

    Dir: Gaspar Noé
  • # 5.
    Paris, 13th District

    Dir: Jacques Audiard
  • # 4.
    Flee

    Dir: Jonas Poher Rasmussen
  • # 3.
    The Northman

    Dir: Robert Eggers
  • # 2.
    Both Sides of the Blade

    Dir: Claire Denis
  • # 1.
    Memoria

    Dir: Apichatpong Weerasethakul